Dr Jonathan Kwan MBE

Dr Jonathan Kwan MBE


Renal Medicine (Nephrology)

38 years of experience
26 years as a specialist

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“I met Dr Kwan in 2016 soon I moved to London, I stayed a few years without any new appointments, but just made a review, and always he was very easy to deal, and explanning everything, all pros e cons related to my next steps in treatment. I would higlhy recommend him“
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Languages spoken

  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese
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Registered with

  • General Medical Council: 2721170
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    Consultation fees

    New appointment: £250

    Follow-up appointment: £175

    Practices worked at

    London Bridge Hospital

    27 Tooley Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 2PR
    2,753 reviews

    HCA UK at The Shard

    St Thomas Street, London, United Kingdom, SE1 9BS
    2,350 reviews

    Specialist's working hours

    18:00 - 20:00
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    After graduating at King’s College Hospital Medical School in the early 1980’s, Dr Kwan trained in Renal and General Medicine in a number of London Teaching Hospitals, including King’s, St. George’s and The Royal London. Dr Kwan was first appointed as a Consultant Nephrologist in 1994; he then rose through the ranks of Clinical Director, Divisional Director and Medical Director at Epsom & St Helier Hospitals.

    In 2010, Dr Kwan took a sabbatical and worked abroad for a couple years, where he gained substantial international experience. He is now a consultant nephrologist and general physician at Darent Valley Hospital, Kent. He is also an honorary consultant at King’s College Hospital, where he has regular clinical sessions.

    Dr Kwan has extensive clinical experience in treating all types of kidney patients for over 30 years, with the last 20 being at the Consultant level. He gained a number of national accolades including the Winner of UK Hospital Doctor of the Year in Innovation, 2004, and Runner-up in Renal Team, 2007. Dr Kwan has published over 65 peer-reviewed papers in numerous high-impact journals.

    Dr Kwan was awarded a MBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List for Services to the NHS in 2020.


    • Video Consultation
    • Kidney Biopsy
    • Kidney Disease Diagnosis & Treatment
    • Kidney Failure Diagnosis & Treatment
    • Dialysis
    • Kidney Dialysis: Haemodialysis
    • Kidney Dialysis: Peritoneal Dialysis
    • Kidney Stone Prevention
    • Kidney Transplantation (Medical Care)
    • Nephrectomy (Laparoscopic)
    • Nephrectomy (Partial)
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer: Cryotherapy Treatment
    • Renal Transplant
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    Special interests

    • Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD)
    • Blood in Urine (Haematuria)
    • Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)
    • Kidney Problems
    • Acute kidney Injury (AKI)
    • Diabetic Nephropathy (Diabetic Kidney Disease)
    • General Medicine
    • Kidney Cysts
    • Bladder Stones
    • End Stage Kidney Disease
    • Glomerular Disease
    • Glomerulonephritis
    • Kidney Disease
    • Kidney Failure
    • Polycystic Kidney Disease
    • Rare Kidney Diseases
    • Renal (Kidney) Cancer
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    1981  MB BS (University of London)

    1986  MRCPI

    1986  MRCP(UK)

    1988   Diploma in Immunology (University of London) (Distinction)

    1989  MSc in Biochemistry (University of London)

    1993  MD – Doctorate of Medicine (University of London)

    1995  FRCPI (Ireland)

    1998  MBA (International Management Centre, UK)

    1998  FRCPE (Edinburgh)

    1998  FRCP (London)

    2001  Certificate of Teaching (London Deanery)

    2013  Assigned Educational and Clinical Supervisor (Health Education South West)

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